Wednesday, November 25, 2020
Signs in the Sun Moon & Stars

Signs in the Sun Moon & Stars

An asteroid roughly the size of a Ford F-150 flew less than 300 miles away from Earth last week, setting a record for the closest-known asteroid to fly past the planet without hitting it, NASA announced.According to the Center for Near-Earth Studies (CNEOS), the...
Apophis, named after the God of Chaos, could potentially hit Earth in 2068. The potential strike would be equivalent to 880 million tons of trinitrotoluene (TNT) exploding at one time.Astronomer Dave Tholen and his colleagues have confirmed the detection of...
A new test of Albert Einstein's theory of general relativity has proved the iconic physicist right again — this time by re-analyzing the famous first-ever picture of a black hole , which was released in April 2019.That image of the supermassive black...
From the heart of a galaxy 215 million light-years away, a brilliant flash of light flared into the void of space - the last scream of light from a dying star as it veered too close and was pulled...
In physical cosmology and astronomy, dark energy is a mysterious unknown force that affects the universe. The first observational evidence for its existence came from supernovae measurements showing the universe does not expand at a constant rate, instead, it is accelerating. Measurements of the cosmic microwave...
The events of 2020 have been strange enough that some might quip they would only happen once in a blue moon. But this year will even have one of those: At the end of October, an actual, rare blue...
Halloween night will be extra spooky this year, as a rare lunar event is set to light up the night sky — and it only happens “once in a blue moon.”A full moon will appear on Oct. 31, 2020, Farmers’...
The cosmic phenomenons are formed when massive stars collapse and can continue to grow by absorbing and merging with other black holes. This interaction has been observed for for years and scientists use it to identify their presence, as radiation is...
The concept of a "twin universe" has been around for decades but the new research has found particles which might just be from another realm also born during the Big Bang,Scientists used a giant balloon to carry NASA’s Antarctic...
Scientists recently spotted an asteroid on a direct collision course to Earth — projected to hit a day before the presidential elections in November.The flying space object, known as 2018VP1, is expected on Nov. 2, according to the Center...

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